Resident Benefits and Compensation

Salaries (2019-2020)
PGY-I $53,078.98
PGY-II $54,541.30
PGY-III $56,295.90
PGY-IV $58,269.90

Major Benefits
-Major Medical Insurance (self and dependents – shared cost)
-Dental Insurance (shared cost)
-Group Life Insurance (paid by the institution)
-Dependent Term Life Insurance (participant paid)
-Disability Insurance (paid by the institution)
-Flex Accounts – Health & Dependent Care (participant paid)
-457 Deferred Compensation Plan (participant paid)
-Professional Liability Insurance (paid by the institution)

Membership
American Academy of Neurology (AAN) Membership is paid for by the department annually

Meetings
Senior Residents – AAN meeting expenses (reimbursed up to $2,000)

Annual Allowance
$1,000 per year for each resident to purchase books, supplies, and attending the meetings

Meals, Parking, and Uniforms
-Monthly meal stipend for scheduled overnight call
-Meals provided at most conferences
-Free parking at UHS
-Embroidered white lab coats and scrubs are provided at no cost to incoming residents

Annual Leave
Vacation – 15 working days paid leave per year; cannot be carried over
Sick Leave – 10 working days per year for injury or illness ((Up to one week can be carried over as permitted by UHS Professional Staff Services and by request only)
Family and Medical Leave – Residents are eligible for up to 12 weeks of unpaid leave for care for a newborn child of a child placed in the employee’s home for adoption or foster care; to care for an employee’s parent, spouse, son or daughter with a personal serious health condition; or for a serious personal health condition which prevents the employee from performing his or her job.

Contact Us

 

Michael Palm, M.D.

Neurology Residency Program Director
Neurology Residency Training Program
Office: 210-450-0500
Email: palm@uthscsa.edu

Rebecca Romero, M.D.

Associate Program Director
Neurology Residency Training Program
Office: 210-450-0500
Email: romerors@uthscsa.edu

Khalilah Harmon, MBA

Program Coordinator
Neurology Residency Training Program
Office: 210-450-0500
Email: harmonk@uthscsa.edu